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- noun Plural form of
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Beloved: We have been having a great day of tidyings out, rummaging through years and years of accumulations -- things quite useless but which I have not liked to throw away.
An Englishwoman's Love-Letters Anonymous
She understood, studying a certain photograph in a drawer -- what drawer was safe from Milly's tidyings?
The window of his bedroom was dark too: he must have already put out his light, and Miss Mapp made haste over her little tidyings so that she might not be found a transgressor to her own precepts.
Miss Mapp 1903